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Company Information:

Company Name: NOVAFLORA, INC
City: West Grove
State: PA
Zip+4: 19390-9701
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (267) 241-3426

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $190,000.00 2
SBIR Phase II $460,000.00 1

Award List:


Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Michael S. Dobres
Award Amount: $110,000.00

A transposon based marker removal system for the development of genetically engineered roses

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Michael S. Dobres, President & CEO
Award Amount: $80,000.00
Ornamentals are one of the most valuable sectors of the nations specialty crop industry. They not only provide an essential source of income and jobs for those involved in the industry but also serve to enrich the quality of life for gardeners and the general public alike. Although the tools of… More

Development of marker free crown gall resistant roses.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Michael S. Dobres – 610-869-2428
Award Amount: $460,000.00
There is an urgent need for an effective chemical-free control measure for crown gall. Crown gall is a major disease of many perennial crops. It is especially a problem in long-lived woody crops such as roses, where galls on rose bushes render plants unsalable. In the case of woody fruit and nut… More